In June 2018, 29-year-old socialist activist, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, surprised the political world by defeating incumbent Dem. Rep. Joe Crowley in the primary election.
In the November election, she defeated her opponent by capturing 78% of the vote in New York’s 14th congressional district that takes in part of the Bronx and part of Queens.
Ocasio-Cortez (AOC to many) has already pushed free Medicare for all that has a price tag of at least $3 trillion a year.
Now she is pushing her Green New Deal to force America to abandon current energy sources in favor of all green or renewable energy.
Her Green New Deal is estimated to have a price tag of $7 trillion, putting those two programs alone costing $10 trillion.
Fox News – ‘Green New Deal’ details emerge, as Ocasio-Cortez preps big reveal of WWII-level mobilization – New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Monday unveiled new details on the so-called “Green New Deal” she plans to introduce in a matter of days, as she worked behind-the-scenes to rally congressional support for the proposal that could cost as much as $7 trillion.
Ocasio-Cortez, who is set to unveil the plan with Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Ed Markey, told her fellow representatives in a letter that the Green New Deal calls for a “national, social, industrial and economic mobilization at a scale not seen since World War II.”
“Next week, we plan to release a resolution that outlines the scope and scale of the Green New Deal,” Ocasio-Cortez said in the letter, adding that the country’s near-total economic transformation should take approximately ten years…
AOC, like some of her socialist colleagues want to pay for all of these programs by taxing the wealthy up to 90% and raising estate taxes for estates worth over a billion dollars as high as 70%.
The estate tax would basically give the government control of the estates and the companies owned by the estate.
They believe that no one should be wealthy and that they should be taxed to make them poor or share their wealth with those who never earned it.
This is socialism 101 and a program that will cost millions of jobs, destroy the manufacturing, housing and service markets, thus throwing America into a severe recession and possibly a serious depression.
What better way to force the collapse of free America and the establishment of a new ugly socialist America that will enslave the American people.
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